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Sharon Weinstein, MD

Sharon Weinstein, MD

Neurology Salt Lake City, UT

Professor of Anesthesiology, Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine

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  • Veterans Affairs SLCHCS
    500 Foothill Blvd - 123
    Salt Lake City, UT 84148
    Phone: (801) 582-1565

Summary

  • I am a board certified neurologist with added qualifications in Pain Medicine and in Hospice and Palliative Medicine. I trained in medicine and neurology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, completed pain fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, then practiced for 8 years at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston before coming to the University of Utah in 1998. I take care of children and adults in Salt Lake City. I am currently Senior Consultant to the Supportive Oncology and Survivorship Program at the Huntsman Cancer Institute; Chief of Holistic Medicine at the VA Salt Lake City Health Care System; and a pain medicine and palliative care consultant at Primary Children's Medical Center. I serve on the Pain and Palliative Care Guidelines Panels of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network. I am a Fellow of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. I have held a license in massage therapy for over 35 years and continue studies in complementary/alternative medicine. My research has focused on neuropathic pain, opioids and novel nonopioid analgesics. I have a background in the performing arts. I enjoy spending time with my family, especially in the outdoors, dancing and making music.

Dr. Weinstein's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Pain Medicine

Dr. Weinstein's Education & Medical Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical CenterResidency, Neurology
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • A Einstein Coll of Med of Yeshiva UnivAlbert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva UniversityMedical School

Dr. Weinstein's Certifications & Licensure

  • UT State Medical LicenseUT State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 1993
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPain Medicine, 2000
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyHospice & Palliative Medicine, 2008

Dr. Weinstein's Publications & Presentations

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Other Languages

  • Spanish

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